Notropis altipinnis (Cope, 1870)
Highfin shiner
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 Family:  Cyprinidae (Minnows or carps), subfamily: Leuciscinae
 Max. size:  6.1 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  benthopelagic
 Distribution:  North America: Roanoke River drainage in Virginia, USA to Savannah River drainage in South Carolina, USA.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Inhabits pools, sometimes runs, of sandy and rocky creeks and small to medium rivers.
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
 Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 14.06.95
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 19.05.94

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